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2010-11 Men's Basketball
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Reed Baker
Reed Baker

POS.G
HT.6-1
WT.174
YR.Sr.
HOMETOWNNaples, Fla.
PREVIOUS SCHOOLBishop Verot/Michigan
Senior Salute
Enters third season at FGCU as program’s career free throw percentage leader … reached double figures in 36 of 60 career games as an Eagle, highlighted by nine 20-point performances … has started 44 career games … 109 three-pointers are fourth all-time in program history … just the fourth player in A-Sun history to lead the league in free throw percentage in back-to-back seasons (08-09, 09-10).

As A Redshirt Junior (2009-10)
Appeared in all 29 games, making 15 starts … finished second on the team in scoring at 11.4 points per game … led the Atlantic Sun in free throw percentage for the second straight year with a .852 clip (75-88) … also dished out 1.9 assists and grabbed 1.7 rebounds per game over 25.2 minutes per contest … finished in double figures 17 times, highlighted by back-to-back 20-point outings in December … led the team in scoring on 12 occasions … team leader with 49 three-pointers, finishing with a .336 percentage (49-146) from beyond the arc … sank a three in 24 of 29 games and three or more six times … ranked 11th in the A-Sun with 1.7 threes per game … 25 steals were aided by seven multi-steal games … logged 30 or more minutes in a game 11 times … opened the season with nine points at No. 2 Michigan State (Nov. 13) … followed with 13 points in 33 minutes at Prairie View A&M (Nov. 19) … turned in a big nine-game stretch to end December and begin January in which the Eagles went 5-4, he averaged 15.7 points, reached double figures all nine games and led the team in scoring six times … opened the stretch with 20 points on 7-of-14 from the field and a season-high eight boards in a win over FIU (De. 12) … poured in a career-high 27 points just two days later in the A-Sun opener against USC Upstate (Dec. 14), sinking a season-best 5-of-8 from three-point land and 8-of-10 from the charity stripe … led the team in scoring for third straight game with 14 points and season-best three steals in a win at N.C. Central (Dec. 16) … scored 12 points in a season-high 37 minutes in a win against BIG EAST foe DePaul (Dec. 22) and 11 points at Stetson (Dec. 29) … went for 14 points in 66-63 win at Belmont (Jan. 2) to open the new year … closed road trip to Tennessee with a team-high 17 points at Lipscomb (Jan. 4) … sank 7-of-10 from the field for 15 points against UNF (Jan. 8) … career-high nine-game double figure scoring streak ended with 11 points and four assists against Jacksonville (Jan. 10) … bounced back from a four-game stretch that he didn’t reach double figures by knocking down 4-of-6 three-pointers and 5-of-6 from the free throw line for 19 points in a win over Stetson (Jan. 27) … made four three-pointers for the second straight game en route to a team-high 16 points vs. Kennesaw State (Jan. 30) … had 13 points in just 19 minutes at Mercer (Feb. 1) … averaged 16.3 points and knocked down 15-of-17 free throws over final four games of the season … led the team in scoring all four games … went for 19 points in 30 minutes at North Florida (Feb. 13) … returned to the starting rotation against Lipscomb (Feb. 18) by scoring 18 points on 7-of-15 from the field … scored 16 points on 6-of-12 from the field, including 2-of-4 from long range, and had four assists as the Eagles completed the season-sweep of Belmont (Feb. 20) … had 12 points in 34 minutes in season finale against USC Upstate (Feb. 25).

As A Redshirt Sophomore (2008-09)
Ranked 12th in the Atlantic Sun and tops on the team in scoring at 13.4 points per game … started 29 of 31 games at guard in first season with FGCU … led the A-Sun in free throw percentage at .844 … also turned in averages of 3.5 rebounds and 2.7 assists … shot 33 percent from three-point range, ranking second on the team with 60 treys … reached double figures 19 times, highlighted by a team-best seven 20-point outings … led the team in scoring 13 times and assists on 11 occasions … ranked 11th in the A-Sun in three-pointers per game with 1.9 … sank a three in 25 of 31 contests, including three or more 10 times and two outings of at least five makes … grabbed five or more rebounds in a game six times … also dished out five-plus assists five times … opened the season with a team-best 11 points at No. 23 Kansas (Nov. 18) … scored 17 points against UMKC (Nov. 26) on the strength of four three-pointers … went for 15 points on 5-of-7 from long range at Florida (Dec. 10) … led the Eagles to first conference win with a season-high 26 points against Campbell (Dec. 13) … set season-bests for minutes (38) and field goals (8) while grabbing five boards and passing out five assists vs. the Camels … scored 16 points in return to Ann Arbor against No. 24 Michigan (Dec. 22) … followed with a four-game streak of 20-point outings that saw him average 23 points per contest … equaled season-high of 26 points and added nine rebounds in a win over Army (Dec. 30) … sank a season-best six three-pointers en route to 23 points and five caroms against Lipscomb (Jan. 3) … turned in first career double-double at Belmont (Jan. 5) with team-highs of 20 points and 10 rebounds … completed four-game streak with 23 points in a win over Stetson (Jan. 8) in which he went 9-of-12 from the free throw line … had a season-high six assists in an 80-56 win against USC Upstate (Jan. 10) … helped the Eagles win their third game in a row with a career-high seven steals vs. East Tennessee State (Jan. 12) … went for 15 points against Jacksonville (Jan. 25) … posted team-highs of 23 points and five assists in team’s first-ever win over Lipscomb (Feb. 2) … scored 18 points in 30 minutes at East Tennessee State (Feb. 7) … had final 20-point game at USC Upstate (Feb. 9) with 24 points.

As A Freshman At Michigan (2006-07)
Averaged over 2.5 points, making two starts while appearing in 28 games ... averaged 8.4 minutes per game … helped the Wolverines finish 22-13 and advance to the National Invitational Tournament (NIT) ... scored in double figures twice … shot 35 percent from beyond the arc (17-48) and had four games with two or more threes … played double-digit minutes on 10 occasions … named the ESPN-Plus Player of the Game against Army (Dec. 28), scoring a season-best 19 points on 5-of-7 from three-point range in first career start … picked up second ESPN-Plus Player of the Game accolade just over a week later after sinking a trio of threes for 11 points in a road win at Northwestern (Jan. 6).

High School
Southwest Florida Association of Basketball Coaches Mr. Basketball (2006) ... two-time Florida Sports Writers Association Class 3A All-State first team (2005, 06), Fort Myers News-Press All-Area Southwest Basketball Player of the Year (2005, 06) and Fort Myers News-Press All-Area first team (2005, 06) ... for prep career, averaged 20.1 points, 3.8 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 1.5 steals ... coached by Matt Herting at Bishop Verot High School ... all-time leader in points and assists at Bishop Verot ... three-year starter ... averaged 22.5 points, 5.1 rebounds, 4.8 assists and 1.6 steals as a senior in 2005-06 ... led Bishop Verot to 22-7 record and the Region 3-3A championship game against St. Petersburg Catholic … had 26 points, seven rebounds and two assists in the championship … scored 20 or more points 15 times, including four games with 30-plus ... had a season-high 33 points against Belen Jesuit (Feb. 3, 2006) ... as a junior (2004-05), averaged 23.4 points, 3.8 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 1.6 steals ... shot 48 percent from the field, 39 percent from three-point range and 86 percent on free throws ... led Bishop Verot to 22-6 record ... led Bishop Verot to Region 3-3A semifinals … led all area players with 23.4 points per game (631 total points) and was second in three-point field goals (58) … reached 20 or more points, including four games with 30-plus ... had a season-high 38 points against Key West (Feb. 12, 2005) ... as a sophomore (2003-04), averaged 14.5 points, 2.5 rebounds, 2.9 assists and 1.3 steals ... led Bishop Verot to 22-4 record … had seven games scoring 20-plus points ... had season-high 24 points, three times – Charlotte (Dec. 6, 2003), Immokalee (Feb. 3, 2004) and Gulf Coast (Feb. 13, 2004) ... as a freshman (2002-03), averaged 20.0 points, 5.0 rebounds and 5.0 assists.

Personal
Son of Judy and Frank Baker … born on February 9, 1988 … given name is Reed Franklin Baker ... has two sisters; Sage (37) and Lindsey (22), who is a twin … finance major.